New York Times Editorial: The Meaning of the Ferguson Riots
An interview from August that you may have missed: Catholic priest in Ferguson speaks of festering mistrust and racism issues
Battle over farmland -- Trenton, N.J., diocese wants to develop a cemetery, a group of residents living nearby that have said the cemetery would ruin the rural character of the area, bringing unwanted traffic and ruining sight lines.
New to NCR: In his Pencil Preaching column, cartoonist Pat Marrin offers a sketch and reflection for the day's scripture readings. Learn more>
Madrid, Spain -- A second man has filed a complaint accusing a group of Catholic priests in Spain of sexual abuse in a case Pope Francis has said has caused him "great pain", a judicial source said Wednesday.
The Story of the Philadelphia Eleven Book tells story of 11 prophetic women
For your Thanksgiving pleasure: Sr. Rose Pacatte prepares delicious Thanksgiving treat
Looking for a little inspiration to begin your day? NCR's sister publication, Celebration, gives you two options, both based on the Scripture readings of the day:
Pencil Preaching is blog in which Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines Scripture and sketching to reflect on the Word.
Daily Bread is a series of short reflections written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings. Daily Bread is intended to help daily preachers and others who pray from the assigned Scriptures each day to orient themselves to the Living Word addressed to the church in the world. It's a great way to begin the day.